Film History Before 1920

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Eric Roberts and Mariel Hemingway spend a while talking about STAR 80 and PERSONAL BEST, the latter which was the first mainstream film to feature a love scene with lesbian athletes. A highlight right here is director Amy Heckerling ruminating on her basic FAST TIMES AT RIDGEMONT HIGH. We hear a bunch of industry folks recall the primary time they saw nudity on the big display, and some actors and actresses look back on the primary time they appeared nude in a movie. For essentially the most half, director Wolf takes us in chronological order via the varied stages of movie nudity, relationship again as far as 1887.

This was one of many earliest circumstances of censorship within the transferring picture business. Thomas Edison displayed ‘his’ Kinetoscope projector on the World’s Columbian Exhibition in Chicago and received patents for his movie digital camera, the Kinetograph, and his electrically-driven peepshow system … Read More

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